J jane New member Joined Jul 26, 2007 Messages 16 Jul 26, 2007 #1 The perimeter of a rectangle is to be no greater than 300 in., and the length must be 125 in. Write an inequality representing the maximum perimeter. 300>2(125)+2w thanks

The perimeter of a rectangle is to be no greater than 300 in., and the length must be 125 in. Write an inequality representing the maximum perimeter. 300>2(125)+2w thanks

M Mrspi Senior Member Joined Dec 17, 2005 Messages 2,128 Jul 26, 2007 #2 jane said: The perimeter of a rectangle is to be no greater than 300 in., and the length must be 125 in. Write an inequality representing the maximum perimeter. 300>2(125)+2w thanks Click to expand... This looks good except that if the perimeter is to be no greater than 300 in, 300 in must be GREATER THAN OR EQUAL to the perimeter: 300 > 2(125) + 2w

jane said: The perimeter of a rectangle is to be no greater than 300 in., and the length must be 125 in. Write an inequality representing the maximum perimeter. 300>2(125)+2w thanks Click to expand... This looks good except that if the perimeter is to be no greater than 300 in, 300 in must be GREATER THAN OR EQUAL to the perimeter: 300 > 2(125) + 2w